Humidifier

Humidification in the Winter

Making certain of comfort in the colder season demands more than just a warm coat, gloves and a hat. In order to keep warm, we have to be mindful of one of the most ignored aspects of colder weather: dry air. The frigid weather pulls all the humidity out of the air, bringing many complications for your family and home. Dry air enhances the dangers of everything from sickness to even shocks from static. All these possible concerns can be prevented with the use of a humidifier.

Why does the air dry out? What can you do about it?

When temperatures decrease, the composition and formation of the air itself alters. The cold air has less moisture than summer air, which is why lips and skin can get chapped and arid much easier in the cold weather. Our bodies aren’t the only things that dry during the chilly season – wood floors, furniture and paint in and around our homes have a greater risk of cracking and chipping in the dry air.

The most efficient way to add moisture to your home is with humidification. Humidifiers offer whole-home air moisture and can grant you back control of your home air. It is simple and painless to install to your existing HVAC system to start the circulation and distribution of dependable air.

Added benefits with humidifiers

  • Sustaining humidity levels can reduce costs by not having to worry about ruined flooring, furniture or paint.
  • It can decrease the possibility of getting shocked through static electricity.
  • Adding a humidifier can help lessen skin irritations and dry skin.
  • Humidifiers can create a suitable environment for indoor plants. Amply humidified home air can present plants the utmost chance at survival.

Why deal with the side effects of dry air this time of year when proper humidification is a straightforward and effective answer? Keep your home comfy and keep your family in good health this winter as the flu circulates. Learn more about how to insert a humidifier to your home in Williamsport, give the experts at Lycoming Heating Company a call at 570-244-2510.

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